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    shield to those who put their trust in Him The only way that I can hold on is if I am holding on to the right thing I can t endure if I am stuck in the past believing lies of the past holding on to bitterness or resentment not forgiving but trying to make a point There is no way I can endure But if I hold on to

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    Is The Gospel How to know god Next Steps Christian Living Other Questions Common Questions Proverbs 29 Verse 23 A man s pride will bring him low but the humble in spirit will retain honor Pride is what makes me want to stand head and shoulders above everyone else Yet it s what will bring me down Humility causes me to exalt others ahead of me but in the end I receive honor Pride is one of those things that God hates Proverbs 6 16 17 Pride is something that God resists James 4 6 Why does God hate pride Because it makes me think that I can get along without Him It s not that God has some need for me to want Him It s that I actually do need Him I may not think that I need to abide by the law of gravity but I need to If I choose to jump off of a ten story building thinking that I don t need to worry about the law of gravity I m in trouble An astronaut who thinks he doesn t need his spacesuit is in for trouble I need God I need to pay

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    The Gospel How to know god Next Steps Christian Living Other Questions Common Questions Proverbs 28 Verse 26 Those who trust their own insight are foolish but anyone who walks in wisdom in safe Make no mistake about it I am a fool if I trust in my own heart my own feelings for God says my heart is desperately wicked and I can t even know how wicked it is I must trust in God s Word and thus if what I am doing goes against God s Word I don t care how one feels dismiss it get rid of it flee from it Jeremiah has this to say of what I am to glory in and it is not in me but it is in the Lord In Jeremiah 9 23 24 I am told Thus says the LORD Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom Let not the mighty man glory in his might Nor let the rich man glory in his riches But let him who glories glory in this That he understands and knows Me That I am the LORD exercising loving kindness judgment and righteousness in the earth For in these

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    Questions Common Questions Proverbs 27 Verse 1 Don t brag about tomorrow since you don t know what they day will bring I think if I have this perspective I will worry less If I truly understand and believe that all my days are numbered by God what would I have to worry about Nothing James reminds me Come now you who say Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city spend a year there buy and sell and make a profit whereas you do not know what will happen tomorrow For what is your life It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away Instead you ought to say If the Lord wills we shall live and do this or that James 4 13 15 Now in knowing that God is in control of my days that He has numbered my days I can live this life to the fullest in serving Him In Psalm 90 12 I am told So teach us to number our days That we may gain a heart of wisdom I need to grow in the grace and knowledge of my Lord and Savior

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    down on others it will crush you instead The idea here is that man s evil will eventually recoil upon himself First of all a pit was dug to catch an enemy and rocks were rolled down a hill to crush an enemy Those who try to cause others to stumble will fall into their own pit Those who roll a stone for some kind of a trap that stone will roll back on him God will deal with those who wrongly come against you Psalm 7 15 16 says He made a pit and dug it out And has fallen into the ditch which he made His trouble shall return upon his own head And his violent dealing shall come down on his own crown God has a way of turning the tables on them This reminds me of a story I heard Louis the Strong was asked to make chains that would hold the most desperate prisoners during one of the early French wars He tempered some very fine steel and made chains that were unparalleled for strength Later on in life Louis himself was found guilty of treason and sent to prison He was heard to moan

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    of what my words are like or what they should be like They should be sweet they should be delicious to the person receiving them like an apple of gold or more likely a citrus fruit like an orange is what is being spoken of here The words I speak should be pleasant refreshing to those around me and as I allow the Spirit of God to work through me

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    knowledge to his life David did not defeat the giant Goliath in the power of his own strength but I am told in I Samuel 17 45 47 Then David said to the Philistine You come to me with a sword with a spear and with a javelin But I come to you in the name of the Lord of hosts the God of the armies of Israel whom you have defied This day the Lord will deliver you into my hand and I will strike you and take your head from you And this day I will give the carcasses of the camp of the Philistines to the birds of the air and the wild beasts of the earth that all the earth may know that there is a God in Israel Then all this assembly shall know that the Lord does not save with sword and spear for the battle is the Lord s and He will give you into our hands It wasn t about David s strength his might his power but the Lord s working through him to defeat this enemy What is interesting today is that I can sometimes attempt to fight these spiritual battles in the power of my strength and I am not winning I need to come to the Lord seek Him be in His Word and listen to the counsel of the men and women of the Scriptures for they can teach us many things as Paul reminds us in Romans 15 4 For whatever things were written before were written for our learning that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope Hebrews chapter 11 speaks of the men and women of faith and how they can teach me lessons of faith how they can

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    Is The Gospel How to know god Next Steps Christian Living Other Questions Common Questions Proverbs 23 Verse 9 Don t waste your breath on fools For they will despise the wisest advice In other words I am not to waste my breath speaking to a fool I am not to waste my time because they are not going to listen to me And the reality is a fool is someone who refuses to heed the Word of God and I can waste a lot of time going nowhere with a person like this Along those same lines Jesus said in Matthew 7 6 Do not give what is holy to the dogs nor cast your pearls before swine lest they trample them under their feet and turn and tear you in pieces The pearls are God s holy truth the wild dogs and filthy swine are those that refuse to listen and obey God s truth I must discern what to say and who to say it to If some people refuse to hear then I am to shake off the dust from my feet and move on don t cast pearls before swine They are not interested in

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